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Last update at: Jul 05, 2015 06:46 pm
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City Location Conditions Advisories Restrictions Last Report Time Cameras Sensors
Cheyenne
NWS Forecast
Between the Colorado State Line and Cheyenne Wet None   Jul 05, 2015 06:39 pm    
Between Cheyenne and Meriden Wet None   Jul 05, 2015 06:39 pm
Torrington
NWS Forecast
Between Meriden and WY 151, Bear Mountain Station Wet None   Jul 05, 2015 06:15 pm  
Between WY 151, Bear Mountain Station and WY 152/161, Silvertip Dry None   Jul 05, 2015 06:15 pm    
Between WY 152/161, Silvertip and Torrington Dry None   Jul 05, 2015 06:15 pm    
Between Torrington and Lingle Dry None   Jul 05, 2015 06:15 pm    
Between Lingle and Jay Em Dry None   Jul 05, 2015 06:15 pm  
Lusk
NWS Forecast
Between Jay Em and Lusk Dry None   Jul 05, 2015 06:15 pm    
Between Lusk and Mule Creek Jct Dry None   Jul 05, 2015 06:15 pm  
Newcastle
NWS Forecast
Between Mule Creek Jct and Newcastle Dry None   Jul 05, 2015 06:46 pm  
Between Newcastle and the South Dakota State Line Dry None   Jul 05, 2015 06:46 pm    

Construction Projects
Project Name Project Number WYDOT Contact Contractor Contact Start Date Completion Date Description Town(s) Milepost(s) Surface Delays Last Updated
District 4 Chip Seal (US 85 MP 237-256.56) BP144033-1 Joni Kachelhoffer
307-746-3551
Intermountain Slurry Seal - Salt Lake
Salt Lake City, UT
801-526-6137
2015-Jun-01 2015-Jul-17 Chip Seal Operations at various locations: Pilot car with Flaggers. Expect 15 minute delays. Advised 45 MPH through Construction zone. WATCH FOR LOOSE GRAVEL. Newcastle 237 to 256.56 Gravel None Jun 30, 2015 10:26 am
District 4 Chip Seal (US 85 MP 205-230) BP144033-2 Joni Kachelhoffer
307-746-3551
Intermountain Slurry Seal - Salt Lake
Salt Lake City, UT
801-526-6137
2015-Jun-01 2015-Jul-17 Chip Seal Operations at various locations: Pilot car with Flaggers. Expect 15 minute delays. Advised 45 MPH through Construction zone. WATCH FOR LOOSE GRAVEL.   205 to 230 Gravel None Jun 30, 2015 10:25 am
Cheyenne - Torrington (Lodgepole Creek Section) SCP-TC-N252029 Wayne Shenefelt
630-8462
Simon Contractors and Subsidiaries
Cheyenne, WY
307-632-7900
2015-Apr-20 2015-Oct-31 Grading, milling plant mix, pit run subbase, bituminous pavement surfacing, chip seal, reclaimed asphalt widening, bridge rehabilitation, guardrail and miscellaneous work on 10.10 miles on US 85 MP 17 to MP 27.3 between Cheyenne and Torrington (Lodgepole Creek Section). Bump grinding throughout entire job. One way traffic with flaggers and only minor delays in these areas. Shoulder work throughout job as well. From RM 23.3 to 24 one lane roadway controlled by traffic signal, expect 5 minute delays. From RM 17 to 23.3 and 24 to 27.3 new paved surface with possible truck traffic.   16.94 to 27 Paved Various delay conditions exist Jun 30, 2015 09:11 am
Torrington Streets (Valley Road) US26/85 NHPP-E-N253082 Buck Klemola
307-532-1251
buck.klemola@wyo.gov
Simon Contractors and Subsidiaries
Cheyenne, WY
307-632-7900
2015-Jun-01 2016-Oct-31 Located on US 26/85 Valley Road. Grading, draining, milling concrete and plant mix, sidewalk, curb and gutter, concrete slab replacement, electrical, thermoplastic pavement markings and miscellaneous work between RM 93.20 and 94.61 in the Town of Torrington.   93.2 to 94.61 Paved None Jun 16, 2015 02:05 pm

District Comments
District 1 I25: Nimmo Road Interchange at milepost 34 between Chugwater and Cheyenne is open; however, travel across the overpass is prohibited until further notice due to structural damage. I80: Fort Steele Rest Area located between Rawlins and Walcott Jct at milepost 228 is closed for maintenance.  
District 2 US26: Road Work, EASTBOUND between Torrington and Nebraska at milepost 51. Expect delays. All roads open in the Lusk area. All semi trucks must follow detour at WY 270. Light duty trucks and passenger vehicles use detour through town. I-25: Nimmo Road Interchange at milepost 34 between Chugwater and Cheyenne is open, however, travel across the overpass is prohibited until further notice due to structural damage.  
District 4 I90: Port of Entry and the rest area are closed near Sundance at milepost 189.  

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Impact Levels Description / Recommended Action
Low Minimal impacts expected, use general caution.
Moderate Some impacts expected, use extra caution. Stay alert for changing road and weather conditions.
High Dangerous impacts expected, use extreme caution, delay travel or consider alternate route. If travel is necessary, slow down and allow extra time.
CLOSED Per W.S. 24-1-109, motorists traveling on a closed road without permission from WYDOT or WHP may be subject to a fine of up to $750 and/or up to 30 days imprisonment.
Seasonal / Long-Duration Event Impact level used to distinguish long-duration events from emergent events.
All travelers are encouraged to check present conditions and forecasts before departing.


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